Deck the halls!

Today is Christmas-decorating day! Our Christmas decorations are sparse this year—no big tree, no ornaments, no lights. Why would we opt to not decorate for the best holiday of the year? Great question! Here’s a piece of huge news: Nate and I have bought a HOUSE!!!!!! And here’s the huger news: We settle three days … More Deck the halls!

Words on Canvas

Happy weekend! I hope yours has been as relaxing and stress-free as mine! I am cherishing every moment I have this summer. It had certainly been one full of blessings, family, friends, and wonderful moments. A few days ago, I shared my faux canvas wall art with you all. It was so fun and easy … More Words on Canvas

The Never-Ending Window Project: Part 2

This week has been just wonderful! Aside from studying for certification exams, this week has been just excellent. Mini-golf, morning coffee, soccer golf, dinner with Daddy, yard sales, crafting, reading. THIS is summer. Last time I shared the picture below, an almost-finished version of my painted window. The only thing left was a paint job … More The Never-Ending Window Project: Part 2

‘L’ is for the way

Remember the Lindsay Lohan ‘Parent Trap’ that started with that song? Oh, childhood memories. I grabbed a couple letters at A.C. Moore a few weeks ago for an apartment spring spruce-up. Add some twine, a little paint, a quick masking job and ta-da! An easy, DIY project for Easter weekend. Nate has already experimented with … More ‘L’ is for the way

In Like a Lion

I got my snow day! Two, actually. Every storm this winter has gone north of us into the PA mountains, or south of us into Maryland. Lancaster county has missed every stinking storm. Until Thursday! I don’t know how much we ended up with, but it was enough to convince school districts to close Friday … More In Like a Lion